Harford Community College is seeking a creative, problem-solving innovator to serve as our next Vice President for Finance and Administration. The successful candidate will be an astute, accomplished financial leader who encourages shared governance and can forge strong strategic partnerships across all divisions of the College.
Most importantly, the successful candidate will share Harford Community College's commitment to data-informed practices that prioritize student success and promote the values of inclusion, civility, and principled leadership. The Vice President for Finance and Administration will serve as the College's Chief Financial Officer. He or she will report directly to the College President and serve as a member of our six-person Executive Leadership Team.
Key responsibilities will be in the areas of Campus Operations and Capital Projects; Finance and Procurement; Human Resources; Information Technology Services; Public Safety, and select auxiliary enterprises including the College Store and Dining Services.
The next Vice President for Finance and Administration at Harford Community College must hold a master's degree in Business, Finance, or a related field. A PhD is preferred.
Other requirements include:
At least seven years of increasingly responsible higher education administrative, management, and leadership experience with direct oversight for many, if not all, of the functions listed above
Higher education experience (community college experience preferred), including previous experience as a vice president
Ability to effectively articulate the College's financial vision, strengths, goals, and requirements to our diverse group of constituents
Excellent communication skills, specifically the ability to crystallize complex financial information into lay terms for a wide range of internal and external audiences
To view a search prospectus and apply online, use the Apply link. For best consideration apply online by September 1, 2019.
Internal Number: 09-2020
About Harford Community College
Harford Community College serves as an anchor institution in Harford County, Maryland. A mid-sized, comprehensive college committed to serving our community through high caliber educational offerings and cultural events, we are guided by our core values of integrity, excellence, lifelong learning, diversity, innovation, sustainability, communication, collaboration, and service. Our beautiful campus is convenient to Baltimore, Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Washington DC.